Archive for the 'Lotus'

1960s Classic Lotus Elan and Elan +2 in Focus

The Lotus Elan has had several re-incarnations. The original Elan of the 1960s was a replacement for the Lotus Elite and is thought to have been the inspiration for the 1980s classic Mazda MX5 sports car. Various styles of the Lotus Elan were introduced Read the Full Article >>>

Classic Cars on Screen

Classic Cars on TV and in Films Classic cars have been seen on TV and in many films over the last 30 - 40 years. At the time, some were not actually classics but were cars of the time. Some were sports cars, some were American muscle cars, others a little Read the Full Article >>>

Buying a Lotus Elan

Buying a Lotus Elan? Here is one classic car enthusiast's experience of buying the +2S version ... The moral of this tale is that if you are intending buying a Lotus Elan, make sure you check it thoroughly before parting with your hard earned cash. In Read the Full Article >>>

Owning a Lotus Elan

Experiences of a Lotus Elan owner ... Once upon a time I owned a Lotus Elan S4 Se convertible, it was bright yellow and was superb. In some ways it still remains the drive of my life. It was the one with the hump on the bonnet to allow for the Read the Full Article >>>